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Posts: 82
Registered: ‎12-16-2010
My Device: BlackBerry Storm 9950
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Issue with String to Long in Blackberry JDE and Eclipse w/ Blackberry plugin

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I am trying to convery a string to a long for use in a persistent store.  I am following the Blackberry doc on the process.  When I type the string and right click on it "Convert String to Long" is greyed out in both Eclipse and the BB JDE.

 

 

 applepie
  
  String key = new string ("applepie");
  
  String key = "applepie";


 

 

those are the ways I´m trying it in both environments. 

 

What am I doing wrong?

 

It has to be something simple. 

 

I am probably not seeing the forest because of the trees.

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Posts: 216
Registered: ‎02-18-2010
My Device: 9350,8520
My Carrier: no

Re: Issue with String to Long in Blackberry JDE and Eclipse w/ Blackberry plugin

first select the string and then right click on it and covert string to long

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Posts: 147
Registered: ‎08-27-2010
My Device: 9800
My Carrier: airtel

Re: Issue with String to Long in Blackberry JDE and Eclipse w/ Blackberry plugin

you have to select that string.

first select that string using mouse(like when we do for cut or copy)

 

after that right click on that string.

Developer
Posts: 82
Registered: ‎12-16-2010
My Device: BlackBerry Storm 9950

Re: Issue with String to Long in Blackberry JDE and Eclipse w/ Blackberry plugin

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highlight? 

 

 

oh man

 

it´s been a long morning.

 

actually, I guess it's been a string morning.  NOW it can be a long morning.

 

(I'll be here all night folks)

 

thanks folks.

BlackBerry Development Advisor
Posts: 15,727
Registered: ‎07-09-2008
My Device: BlackBerry PRIV
My Carrier: Bell

Re: Issue with String to Long in Blackberry JDE and Eclipse w/ Blackberry plugin

 


Schwoebel wrote:

 

it´s been a long morning.

 

actually, I guess it's been a string morning.  NOW it can be a long morning.

 


Smiley Very Happy Nice one!

 

Mark Sohm
BlackBerry Development Advisor

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